Truth is real but sometimes difficult to ascertain, particularly when political ideologies and motivated reasoning are involved. — Alex Berezow, PhD
Truth is real but sometimes difficult to ascertain, particularly when political ideologies and motivated reasoning are involved. — Alex Berezow, PhD
Debunkers Debunked: Who Fact-Checks the Fact-Checkers?
... Ultimately, fact-checking is a much more subjective enterprise than we would like it to be. Truth is real but sometimes difficult to ascertain, particularly when political ideologies and motivated reasoning are involved. To eschew these pitfalls, fact-checkers need to be keenly sensitive to such biases. Otherwise, fact-checkers will be seen as simply another manifestation of "fake news."
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